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Sidney A Fitzwater Financial Disclosure Report for 2008

Sidney A Fitzwater Financial Disclosure Report for 2008

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Category:Financial Disclosure

Number of Pages:9

Date Created:October 21, 2009

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Name Person Reporting 
Date Report 

Fitzwater, Sidney 
05/12/2009

III. NON-INVESTMENT ME. (Reporting indivUJual and spouse; see pp. 17-14 filing instructions.) Filer's Non-Investment Income 
NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) 
SOURCE AND TYPE 

(yours, not spouse's) Spouse's Non-Investment Income you were married during any portion the reporting year, complete this section.
(Dollar amount not required except for honoraria.) NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) 

SOURCE AND TYPE 2008 -salary The Freedom Forum, Arlingto (First Amendment Cent er, Inc., Nashville, TN)  February 21-23, 2008  Nashville,  Judge moot court  Airfare, hotel, transportation, and food Dallas Bar Ass'n, Dallas,  September 25-28, 2008  Horseshoe Bay,  Panel professionalism  Part hotel and registration fee  

V GIFTS. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 28-31 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable gifts.) SOURCE DESCRIPTION The City Club, Dallas, Waiver initiation fee. (See Part VIII). $500.00 

VI, LIABILITIES. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 32-33 filing instructions.) 

DESCRIPTION 

Name Person Reporting Date Report 
Fitzwater, Sidney 05/12/2009 
VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS -income, vtilue, transactions (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) 

Date Report Name Person Reporting 

Fitzwater, Sidney 
05/12/2009 

VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS -income. value, transactions (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 fuing instructwns.J NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) Income Gain Codes; =$1,000 orless =$J ,00I -$2,500 =$2,501 -$5.000 =$5,001 -$15.000  E=$15,00l -S50,000  
(See Columns and D4) =$50,001 -$100,000 =$100,001 -$1,000,000 =$1,000,001 -$5,000,000 =More than $5,000.000 Value Codes =$15,000 orless =$15,001 -$50,000 =$50,001 -$100,000 J00,001 -$250,000  
(See Columns and 03)  N=$250,001 -$500,000 =$500,001 1,000,000 =$1,000,001 -$5,000,000 =$5,000,001 -$25,000,000  
P3=$25,000,001 -$50,000,000 =More than $50,000,000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market  
(See Column C2) =Book Value =Other =Estimated  

Name Penon Reporting 
Date Report 
Fitzwater, Sidney 
05/1212009

VII. INVESTMENTS and income, value, transactions (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 fding instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) 

VII. INVESTMENTS and -income, value, transactions (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 14-60 fuinc instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) Income Gain Codes: =$1,000 less =$1,001 -$2,500 =$2,501 -$5,000 =$5,001 -$15,000 =$15,001 -$50,000  
(See Columns and 04) =$50,001 -$100,000 =$100,001 -$1,000,000 =$1,000,001  $5,000,000 =More than $5,000,000 Value Codes =$15,000 less =$15,001 -$50,000 =$50,001 -$100,000 =$!00,001 -$250,000  
(See Columns and 03) =$250,001  $500,000 =$500,001 -$1,000,000 =$1,000,001 -$5,000,000 =$5,000,001 -$25,000,000 =$25,000,001 -$50,000,000 =More than $50,000,000 Value Method Codes  Q=Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market  
(See Column C2) =Book Value =Other =Estimated  

VIII. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EXPLANATIONS. (lndicaJe partofReporL) 
Part 

17-69. Because the estate was probated and the assets were distributed 2007, have omitted that position, and the reporting estate assets, from this report. 
The Trust designated Trust# differentiate from Trust and Trust# which have been referred this and/or prior reports. 
See below for additional explanations concerning the reporting assets for Trust# 
Part 
!joined The City Club, Dallas, Texas, 2008. The City Club waived the initiation fee for "government attorneys," category members that includes attorneys judges employed any federal, state, county, city governmental entity the City County Dallas, Texas. reporting the initiation fee waiver 

gift. 
Additionally, joined The City Club before Congress enacted legislation prohibiting judicial officer from accepting gift honorary club membership with value more than $50 any calendar year. Because members the "government attorneys" category pay reduced monthly dues, obtained opinion letter from the Judicial Conference Committee Codes Conduct concerning whether could continue member. Based Jetter from the Committee Chair, have determined that membership not "honorary club membership" that prohibited this legislation. 
Part VII, Item Nos. 5-9 (Trust# 

The type income disclosed for Trust "Dividend." The form does not allow the filer report multiple types income except for the combination 
interest and dividends. The Trust income includes dividends and capital gains earned funds and distributed fund owners. All income has been reported 
column B(I). 

Part VII, Item Nos. 10, 11, and 
The type income disclosed for these assets "Dividend." These funds include income the form dividends and/or capital gains earned the funds and 
distributed fund owners. All such income has been reported column B(l 
Part VII, Item No. (Trust #3) 
The type income disclosed for Trust# "Int./Div." The form does not allow the filer report multiple types income except for the combination interest 

and dividends. The Trust income includes other income, such capital gains earned funds and distributed fund owners. All income has been reported 
column B(l). 

Part VII, Item No. "Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Prime Income Fund" the same "Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc.,'' which was disclosed 2007 report Part VII, Item No. 72. The name the asset changed slightly. 
Part VII, Item No. gain code reported Column for this asset because was sold loss. 
Part VII, Item No. 
"Van Kampen Trust for Insured Municipals" the same "Van Kampen Merrit Trust for Insured Municipals," which was disclosed 2007 report Part VII, 

Item No. 106. The name the asset changed slightly sometime 2007, and was unaware the change until prepared 2008 report. Part VII, Item No. gain code reported Column D(4) for this asset because, when the asset was redeemed, return principal (i.e., principal only, not income) was paid. Part VII, Item No. "Insured Municipals Inc. Trust Unit Ser. 290" the same "Van Kampen Merritt Insured Mun. Inc. Trust Series 290," which was disclosed 2007 report 
Part VII, Item No. 118. The name the asset changed slightly. 

IX. CERTIFICATION. certify that all information given above (including information pertaining spouse and minor dependent children, any) accurate, true, and complete the best knowledge and belief, and that any information not reported was withheld because met applicable statutory provisions permitting non-disclosure. further certify that earned income from outside employment and honoraria and the acceptance gifts which have been reported are compliance with the provisions U.S.C. app.  501 et. seq., U.S.C.  7353, and Judicial Conference regulations. 
Signature 
AND CRIMINAL SANCTIONS U.S.C. app.  104) 

FILING INSTRUCTIONS 
Mail signed original and additional copies to: 
Committee Financial Disclosure Administrative Office the United States Courts Suite 2-301 One Columbus Circle, N.E. Washington, D.C. 20544